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Here Are Restaurants Around The Brainerd Lakes Area Doing Food Take Out / Delivery

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Here is a list of restaurants in the Brainerd Lakes Area who are offering take out/delivery after the Governor announced measures to help stop the spread on Monday.

If your restaurant wants to be added to the list. Please fill out this form.

Brickhouse Pizza

Open but only for carry out and delivery. To get carry out you will need to use our drive through window and use FOOD DUDES for deliveries. Free delivery up to 3 miles

Firehouse Subs

Seating in our dining rooms has been temporarily suspended. At most locations, guests can continue to order at the counter and carry out.  

Guests can also order online (Rapid Rescue to Go), call ahead, or choose a delivery option, when available.

Some locations may be open for limited hours.  Please call in advance.

High-touch services, such as our hot sauce bar, have been suspended.

The availability of some ingredients or items may be limited.

Prairie Bay

Curbside pickup, takeout and delivery

Wings Airport Cafe

Pick-up only

Croft Pub and Grub



Pick-up and delivery

Iron Range Eatery

Takeout and curbside pickup

Joe’s Pizza

Delivery, take out (they’ll bring out to your car)

Can pay over the phone

Rafferty’s Pizza

Delivery and Take N Bake in Brainerd/Baxter

Nisswa/Crosslake: Limited Delivery and Take Out

Crosby: Take out

The Joint – Tavern & Eatery

Open for take out Wednesday through Sunday 11am to 7pm

Maucieri’s Italian Bistro

Delivery and pickup order

b*merri at The Woods

Curbside or delivery available 7 days a week 11am – 1pm and 5pm – 8pm

Call 218-829-7507

Go to The Woods Facebook page and nominate a deserving family to receive a free delivered dinner for four! One family will be chosen each day through 3/31/20.

A-Pine Restaurant

New hours starting March 30:

Mon-Fri 11am-7pm

Sat-Sun 9am-7pm

Carry Out only Limited menu – see on Facebook

Call ahead: 218-568-8353

Front Street Cafe

Pick-up only
Monday thru Friday 8am-2pm
Saturday 8am-12pm.
Breakfast served open to close.
Lunch served 11am-2pm (noon on Saturdays)


Subway in Breezy Point, Crosslake, Nisswa and Staples locations are open for order in/carry out, remote order pick up and call in orders.  Please check for hours. Locally owned and operated.  

Tasty North Pizza

Tasty Pizza North in Pequot lakes also deliveries and pick up opening at 3.

Sage On Laurel

Open for take-out and delivery! Call 454-SAGE

Mickey’s Pizza & Subs

Offering Carry Out, Curbside pickup and delivery at 218-829-5588

Coach’s Corner

Coach’s will be open from 11am-7pm for take out/curbside food orders and off-sale Wednesday, March 18th thru Sunday, March 22nd (Sunday off-sale closes at 6pm). 218-534-3292

Boulder Tap House

Boulder Tap House is OPEN for pickups and deliveries 11am-8pm daily and offering a free bottle of pop with purchase. Call 218 454 1844 to place your order.


Grizzly’s Grill is OPEN for pickups and deliveries 11am-8pm daily and offering a free bottle of pop with purchase Call 218-822-3877 to place your order.

Poncho and Lefty’s

Poncho & Lefty’s is OPEN for pickups and deliveries 11am-8pm daily and offering free chips and salsa with purchase Call 218-829-0489 to place your order.

Oak Lawn Tavern

Delivery and Curbside pickup available. Call 218-829-7656 to order. Delivery of all menu items ($20 minimum and $5 fee). Offsale beer, liquor and wine.

Chameleon Cafe

Chameleon Cafe will have a limited menu and bulk food for sale like a grocery store deli during the COVID19 outbreak. Check their Facebook page for current menu & hours; you can leave a Facebook message or Call 218-454-0595 and leave a message to place an order.
Hours available for pick-up:
4pm-8pm Monday-Friday
11am-4pm Saturday
11am-2pm Sunday

Sherwood Forest

Offering online curb side pick up from 4:30pm-7:00pm we will be offering this to our valued guests Thursday-Saturday this week & stay tuned for next weeks plan of action

Bricks Travel Center

Bricks Travel Center will be offering our full menu for take-out.
Please call 218-352-6677 to place your order.
Hours For Take-Out Will Be 6 am -10 pm Daily.

Big Axe Brewery

Big Axe Brewery in nisswa is open 12-7 Monday thru Saturday and Sundays 12-3. Regular menu is available for pick up and beer to go

Mission Tavern

Mission Tavern in Merrifield is providing takeout orders
4pm-8pm Wed & Thursday,
noon – 9pm Friday, Saturday & Sunday.
Full menu and weekly specials available. See Facebook for menu
Curbside pickup takeout only

40 Club

Take-out & curbside available. Delivery available within Aitkin city limits and with 6 order minimum.
Hours 11am-7pm / Call 218-927-7090

950 2nd Street NW, Aitkin

Aitkin Lanes

Take-out and delivery available

Hours 11am-3pm. & Sat. / Call 218-927-6701

The Beanery Cafe

Curbside and delivery available for food & groceries.
Hours 7am-2pm / Call 218-927-7811

Gramma’s Pantry and Market

Curbside and delivery available for food & groceries.
Hours 9am-6pm / Call 218-927-7811

Block North Brew Pub

Take-out available. Delivery coming soon.
Hours 11am-9pm Tuesday – Sunday / Call 218-928-8090

Dairy Queen, Aitkin

Drive-Thru & curbside pick-up available
Hours 11am-9pm / Call 218-927-2918 for curbside orders


Take-out and delivery available
Hours 11am-8pm weekdays and 11am-9pm Fri. & Sat. / Call 218-927-6412

Roadside Restaurant

Curbside pick-up available. Deliveries within Aitkin City limits.
Hours 7am-7pm / Call 218-927-2113

McDonald’s, Aitkin

Drive-Thru only
Hours 6am-11pm 7days a week

Subway, Aitkin

Online or Subway App orders recommended. Phone orders available to those without internet.
Hours: 9am-10pm / or call 218-927-7827

The Deerstand

Curbside pick-up available
Hours TBD / Call 218-534-9253

Manhattan Beach Lodge

Manhattan’s is open for take out Wednesday – Sunday from 4-9 pm.   Our menu is on our website at

Sweet Sinsations

Open 11am-2pm Monday-Saturday. We do curbside, and delivery as well. We are a take out only business and we are serving breakfast, lunch and sweet treats.We do have a “no touch we will serve you policy” in effect. We are also giving away FREE lunches for school aged kids (11am-2pm) and FREE take and heat dinners on Thursdays(Spaghetti w/meat sauce and a roll) and Sunday(Meatloaf w/gravy, rice, and a vegetable). Dinners are curbside and delivery only. We request that people only request delivery if they physically can not make it to the mall for curbside pick up. Dinner pick up hours are between 3pm-5pm. Please call/text/email/facebook ahead!! Dinners are for any and everyone who needs to eat. Any leftovers will be taken to sharing bread soup kitchen in brainerd to be also given away!!
Phone- 218-203-9468
Facebook- @SweetSinsationsllc

2 Tall Tavern

Starting Friday from 3pm-9pm

31723 Azure Rd Cushing MN

Valeri Ann’s Family Foods

Our main concern and passion has always been for the elderly that cannot get out to eat or cook or just plain don’t want to. 
It has been amazing for truckers on the road, single people, busy families, college kids, …you name it. Our meals are home cooked fresh then individually packaged and frozen.

Fifty Lakes Bar & Bottle Shop

Off sale and Kitchen hours 12pm to 6 pm everyday

Providing carry out and curbside pickup. Prefer a credit/debit card for payment. Call 218-763-2035

Chef Mike’s Catering

We offer hot or cold meals for $5 to $10 dollars.  

Chef Mike’s Catering
9364 Wild Rice Rd.
Brainerd, MN 56401

The Sidetrack

Call to place orders for pickup between 11am-2pm & 5pm-8pm everyday



11am-7pm daily Call ahead. Menu is on the Facebook Page – Dockside

Roundhouse Brewery

Roundhouse Brewery is open to carry-out growlers only, Monday -Saturday from 4-8 pm.
Feel free to call ahead
We offer 64 oz and 750 ml size growlers of the following brews currently available:

Dennis Drummond Wine Co

DDWC Curbside Pickup 11:00am – 8:30pm

(218)-454-DDWC (3392)

Main Street Ale House

Family style take and bake pickup service. Taking orders at 11am, food will be available for pickup starting at 4pm day of order. Please call 218-961-6724.

See their menu and updates on Facebook.

Jack Pine Brewery

We are now to-go only at Jack Pine. Our new hours for filling growlers and crowlers are as follows:

Monday-Thursday 2-8pm
Friday & Saturday 12-8pm
Sunday 12-6pm

Order Crowlers/Growler’s online for pick-up at

We do need to check ID, so have that ready at pickup.
For growler fills, please bring your growler for us to swap. If you don’t have a growler, please add a new one to your order

Boomer Pizza

Offering takeout. Call 218-454-4900 to order.


Monday: Closed

Tuesday through Thursday: 4pm – 7:30pm

Friday and Saturday: 4pm – 8pm

Sunday: 4pm – 7:30pm

Knotty Pine Bakery

Bakery items available for order through our online store (visit or our Facebook page).  We are offering curbside delivery, as well as home delivery within 5-miles of the store. We have breakfast, lunch, and dinner options, as well as cookie decorating kits.  We are working on developing some online baking classes.

Tues-Wed 7am-3pm; Thurs-Sat 7am-5pm

The Shante

We are a Bistro with Food and Beverages that can be access through our drive-up. Our hours are Mon – Fri 7-3 and Sat 9-1.

Phone number is 218-746-4412.

Dairy Queen, Pine River and Pequot Lakes

Drive thru and mobile ordering

Brainerd American Legion #255

Available for curbside pickup or delivery call 218-826-2249.

Monday – Thursday 11am – 1pm, Friday 4pm – 6pm

Community Bowl and Pizzeria

Open for take out
Monday through Thursday 3 to 8
Friday and Saturday 3 to 9
Sunday 1 to 6

Pine River Bakery

The Pine River Bakery is doing business as usual, we are closed to in store dining, but still open for order pick-ups and still making deliveries to all our whole sale accounts. We’d like to thank all who still purchase from us!

StoneHouse Coffee & Roastery

All locations are open 
Nisswa Square location open for carry out
Nisswa Four corners is open for carry out and drive through
Baxter location open for carry out

The Barn

711 Washington Street, Brainerd

Curbside pickup. Free delivery within 5 miles.

Open Wed-Sat 9A – 6P, Full menu, limited pie selection

Please call to order: 218-829-9297


All restaurants are open with drive-thru service

The Pickled Loon

Available for take out 4-8 pm 7 days a week

Diners Chicken Shack

Open for Pick up/Curbside from 7am to 2 pm daily

Starry Eye Brewery

The taproom is open. 7 Days a Week; Noon-6pm, Credit card payment preferred; exact cash payments only (no change). Five customers allowed in taproom at a time for take-out. Delivery also available.

The Iron Waffle

Coffee, Breakfast, Lunch, ice cream treats.

Starting May 1st, 8 a.m.- 3 p.m.  Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday through May.

The Classic Grill

Thursday-Saturday, 4-7:30pm offering takeout and Curbside


Offering take out.

5 – 8pm Monday thru Sunday (7 days a week)

371 Diner

Offering takeout and curbside

8am – 7pm Monday – Saturday 8am – 2pm Sunday